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    Thomas McKean Partly Printed Appointment Signed as Governor of Pennsylvania. Oversized document, 16" x 12", Lancaster, January 3, 1800; appointing "William Barton Clerk of the Court of General Quarter Sessions..." Autograph Endorsement Signed in bottom margin by George Ross, namesake of the Signer of the Declaration, indicates that Barton was sworn in on January 9. Age toning and ghosting from having been stored folded. Blind embossed seal is complete and intact.

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    February, 2010
    11th-12th Thursday-Friday
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